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What can cause pain under the right breast?

What can cause pain under the right breast?

While pain under the right breast is rarely a cause for concern, it can sometimes indicate an underlying condition. Some possible causes of this pain include injuries, infections, muscle strain, inflammation, and gastrointestinal issues. A strain or injury are common causes of pain under the right breast, and the pain usually gets better on its […]

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Top 6 remedies for dry skin on the face

Top 6 remedies for dry skin on the face

Some people are more prone than others to dry skin on the face. Gentle treatments and home remedies can relieve dry facial skin and prevent it from coming back. People may experience dry skin on their face as a result of many factors, including changes in temperature or humidity, using soaps with harsh chemicals, and […]

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Cancer: Scientists find 129 ‘jumping genes’ that drive tumor growth

Cancer: Scientists find 129 ‘jumping genes’ that drive tumor growth

In cancer research, scientists usually look for cancer genes by scouring the genome for altered sequences — or mutations — in DNA. But a new study has now revealed that jumping genes, which customary sequencing overlooks, are also important drivers of tumor growth. Researchers have uncovered 129 jumping genes that may drive cancer. Scientists at […]

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Can genetic variants predict depression risk in young people?

Can genetic variants predict depression risk in young people?

A new study looks at the genetic makeup of thousands of adults with depression to try to find an accurate way of predicting which children and adolescents may be at risk of developing this mental health problem. Researchers identify a genetic risk score that could help predict depression risk in the young. Many factors determine […]

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5-minute breathing ‘workout’ may benefit heart and brain health

5-minute breathing ‘workout’ may benefit heart and brain health

Preliminary research reveals that a technique called Inspiratory Muscle Strength Training can boost cognitive and physical performance, as well as cardiovascular health. New research adds another tool in the toolbox for preventing high blood pressure. Most of us know that exercising and eating right are good for us. However, putting in the effort to do […]

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U.S. Measles Cases This Year Reach 465: CDC

U.S. Measles Cases This Year Reach 465: CDC

The number of reported measles cases in the United States hit 465 as of April 4, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Monday. Latest Infectious Disease News That’s 78 more than in the previous week’s update, CNN reported. The update said that Florida, Indiana, Massachusetts and Nevada had their first cases of […]

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Good Sleep a Must for Teens With ADHD

Good Sleep a Must for Teens With ADHD

Latest Mental Health News TUESDAY, April 9, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Teenagers tend to shortchange themselves on sleep, but when they have attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), that can really hamper their thinking skills, researchers say. The new study included teen volunteers with ADHD who spent a week in which their sleep was restricted to 6.5 hours […]

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Suicide Rates Fall When States Raise Minimum Wage: Study

Suicide Rates Fall When States Raise Minimum Wage: Study

By Steven ReinbergHealthDay Reporter Latest Mental Health News TUESDAY, April 9, 2019 (HealthDay News) — The link between paychecks and mental health just got a little stronger. New research suggests that raising the minimum wage might slow the rate of suicides in the United States. The review of all 50 states found that between 2006 […]

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How to Cut Your Kids’ Sugar Intake

How to Cut Your Kids’ Sugar Intake

By Len CanterHealthDay Reporter Latest Healthy Kids News WEDNESDAY, April 10, 2019 (HealthDay News) — The concerns about sugar and kids go far beyond the risk of cavities. An extensive research review by the American Heart Association (AHA) found that kids who consume a lot of foods and drinks with added sugar could develop heart […]